New consultation - Hair or Scalp - £280
New consultation - Skin - £230
Dr John Ferguson is a Dermatologist specialising in hair and nail conditions. He trained in Dermatology at St George’s University Hospital in London and undertook a fellowship year in Melbourne, Australia at the Skin and Cancer Foundation and St Vincent’s Hospital dermatology department. He works as an NHS consultant at Queen Mary’s Hospital and St George’s University Hospital. Dr Ferguson is an Honorary Consultant at Guy's & St Thomas' Hospital, St John's Institute of Dermatology.
Dr Ferguson has a special interest in all hair-loss conditions in adults and children including alopecia areata, androgenetic alopecia (male pattern balding and female patterned hair loss), scarring alopecia (including lichen planopilaris) and scalp disorders including folliculitis and seborrheic dermatitis of the scalp, and all nail disorders.
Dr Ferguson is also experienced in the diagnosis and management of skin cancer including non-melanoma and melanoma cancers. He also covers all adult general dermatology. Dr Ferguson performs skin biopsies and skin surgery for skin cancers.
Dr Ferguson aims to listen to his patients and to be supportive. To help his patients better understand progress he uses clinical photography to monitor responses to treatment. Wherever possible Dr Ferguson will tailor treatment to suit the individual. These may vary from topical treatments (creams) to systemic treatments (medications/tablets). Dr Ferguson is able to perform scalp and nail biopsies within the dermatology theatre at the clinic.